Dr Varcoe a winner of the 2018 UBC Killam Research Prize
17 Apr 2018
Dr Colleen Varcoe is a recipient of the 2018 UBC Killam Research Prize in recognition of her outstanding research and scholarly contributions. Dr Varcoe is a renowned researcher in violence against women and equitable healthcare. She has made substantial inroads in our understanding of the health consequences of violence, including policy and trauma-informed care. She has also informed the measurement of discrimination and advancement of cultural safety in Canadian health care. Dr Varcoe received her prize at an annual awards reception hosted by the Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation, on April 17, 2018, in the Glass Lobby of the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts.